Seven years after the conclusion of the High Druid of Shannara trilogy, New York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks at last revisits one of the most popular eras in the legendary epic fantasy series that has spellbound readers for more than three decades. Tumultuous times are upon the world now known as the Four Lands. Users of magic are in conflict with proponents of science. The dwindling Druid order is threatened with extinction. A sinister politician has used treachery and murder to rise as prime minister of the mighty Federation. Meanwhile, poring through a long-forgotten diary, the young Druid Aphenglow Elessedil has stumbled upon the secret account of an Elven girlas heartbreak and the shocking truth about the vanished Elfstones, which once warded the lands and kept evil at bay. But never has a little knowledge been so very dangerousaas Aphenglow quickly learns when sheas set upon by assassins. Yet there can be no turning back from the road to which fate has steered her. Whoever captures the Elfstones and their untold powers will surely hold the advantage in the devastating clash to come. BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Terry Brooks's Bloodfire Quest. aI canat even begin to count how many of Terry Brooksas books Iave read (and reread) over the years. From Shannara to Landover, his work was a huge part of my childhood.aaPatrick Rothfuss, New York Times bestselling author of The Name of the Wind aShannara was one of my favorite fictional worlds growing up, and I look forward to many return trips.aaKaren Russell, New York Times bestselling author of Swamplandia! aIf Tolkien is the grandfather of modern fantasy, Terry Brooks is its favorite uncle.aaPeter V. Brett, New York Times bestselling author of the Demon Cycle seriesBONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Terry Brooksa#39;s Bloodfire Quest. aI canat even begin to count how many of Terry Brooksas books Iave read (and reread) over the years.
|Title||:||Wards of Faerie|
|Publisher||:||Del Rey - 2012-08-21|